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Definition of 'cortex'

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Noun

  1. the layer of unmyelinated neurons (the grey matter) forming the cortex of the cerebrum
       Synonyms: cerebral cortex cerebral mantle pallium
  2. the tissue forming the outer layer of an organ or structure in plant or animal
       Antonyms: medulla


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